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Bayport Blog: Category - Financial wellness

Don’t let Black Friday leave you in the red


Published: November 27, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Financial education, Financial Planning, Financial Tips
black-friday-sale-shopping-tips

Black Friday is an American tradition, but over the past few years South African retailers and shoppers have embraced it too. All the mind-blowing specials can seem like a shopper’s paradise, but if you are…

Bayport Budget Booster


Published: November 26, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Financial Literacy

At Bayport we believe in the transformative power of the right kind of credit at the right time. While we respect the fact that we cannot prescribe to our customers how to use their loans,…

Bayport Loan Services


Published: November 26, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Bayport Insurance

Bayport’s insurance journey started with credit life insurance, a policy that covers any money owed on a loan should a customer be retrenched, contract a dread disease or pass away. Introduced in only a few…

Budget to achieve your financial goals


Published: October 13, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Literacy, Financial Planning, Financial Tips, Managing your Money
budget-calculator

If you have always thought that having a budget and sticking to it is boring and unexciting, it’s time to think again. Used correctly, a personal budget is like a map that gets you to…

Money hacks when you’re in your 20s and 30s


Published: October 13, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Credit Health, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Literacy, Financial Planning, Financial Tips, Managing your Money
young-adults-financial-wellness

In our 20s and even our 30s, we tend to live for the moment. While that is not a bad thing, when it comes to finances we have to keep the future in mind. Building…

What assets are, and are not


Published: October 6, 2020
Categories: financial literacy, Financial wellness
Tags: Debt, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Literacy, Financial Tips, Investment, Managing your Money
understanding-assets-stock-market

The money gurus (not the get-rich-quick con artists) agree that only assets will get you to financial freedom. But understanding exactly what these assets are can be confusing. Let’s unpack the issue of assets and…

Make a plan before you miss a payment


Published: October 6, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Clear Debt, Consolidation Loan, Financial education, Financial Literacy, Financial Tips, Getting out of Debt, Online loans
make-payment-arrangements

Money matters are not always plain sailing, but the good news is that when you hit stormy weather with your debt repayments, it is almost always possible to make a plan when you work with…

Boost your own income and help others to achieve financial wellness


Published: September 8, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Financial education
bayport-sales-agent

Are you looking for ways to improve your financial wellness, supplement your income, and maybe even get out of debt? Becoming an independent Bayport agent might just be the opportunity you’ve been looking for. Not…

You can earn a second income


Published: August 5, 2020
Categories: Financial wellness
Tags: Become your own boss, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial Literacy, Financial Tips
earn-second-income

Getting your personal budget to balance at the end of the month can be tricky. When your income doesn’t stretch far enough to cover all your expenses – despite your best efforts to buy only…

How to improve your finances as a family


Published: August 5, 2020
Categories: financial literacy, Financial wellness
Tags: Budgeting, Debt, Debt Consolidation, Financial education, Financial Health, Financial health through consolidation, Financial Literacy, Financial Tips, Getting out of Debt
family-finances-covid

Financial stress is difficult enough to cope with under normal circumstances. The Covid-19 pandemic adds a layer of uncertainty that can make life feel very difficult for you and your family. Let’s look at practical tips and debt solutions to help you manage.